(from the article `metamorphic rock`) ...crystals showing planar surfacesnamely, magnetite, garnet, epidote, mica, calcite, quartz, and feldspar. Minerals that have a tendency to form ...
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A large crystal of a mineral such as garnet or staurolite set in a matrix of much finer-grained minerals in a metamorphic rock. compare phenocryst.
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